Book ‘To Boldly Grow’ by Tamar Haspel

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Finding Joy, Adventure, and Dinner in Your Own Backyard
A love-letter to the unexpected delights (and occasional despair) of so-called “first-hand food”—meals we grow, forage, fish, or even hunt from the world around us. To Boldly Grow is “part memoir, part how-to guide and wholly delightful” (Washington Post). Journalist and self-proclaimed “crappy gardener” Tamar Haspel is on a mission: to show us that raising or gathering our own food is not as hard as it’s often made out to be. When she and her husband move from Manhattan to two acres on Cape Cod, they decide to adopt a more active approach to their diet: raising chickens, growing tomatoes, even foraging for mushrooms and hunting their own meat. They have more ambition than practical know-how...
Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons (March 8, 2022)  Pages: ‎272 pages  ISBN-10: 0593419537  ISBN-13: 978-0593419533  ASIN:‎ B096DB3SN6

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Tamar Haspel writes the James Beard Award-winning Washington Post column Unearthed, which tackles food from every angle: agriculture, nutrition, obesity, the food environment, and DIY. She’s also written for DiscoverNational Geographic’s The PlateVoxSlateEaterFortune, and Edible Cape Cod.


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